In the early morning hours of January 26, our Mother, Verdie Nadine (Armstrong) McCallum, loving daughter, wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great grandmother slipped into the arms of the angles one month short of her 86th birthday following a courageous battle with Parkinson’s disease.
Jean M. Reimer, age 78, of North Towanda, died on Wednesday January 20, 2010 at Millard Fillmoe Gates Circle Hospital. Jean was a member of the First United Methodist Church. She was a Registered Nurse and had worked at DeGraff Memorial Hospital and North Towanda Latchkey Program.
Boyd Kenneth Liles was born October 26, 1916 on Bull Run Creek in North Dakota to Vance and Maude Curl Liles. The family moved to Montana to what was known as the C.A. Thurston Ranch which his grandfather Elmer A. Liles had purchased. This ranch was on the East Fork of Bad Route Creek. Due to bad times and the price of horses the family went back to North Dakota where his brother Maynard was born.
Rudolph “Rudy” Orren Lindstrom, age 57, of Terry passed away on Saturday, January 2, 2010 in Roundup.
Joseph William McFarland, 83, passed away from heart failure Saturday, January 2, 2010, at St. Vincent's Hospital, Billings, MT.
Judy Ann Walker, age 63, of Miles City passed away on Tuesday, December 29, 2009 at the Holy Rosary Health Center in Miles City.
Joseph John Pisk Jr. age 88 , passed away on Monday, December 21, 2009 at the Glendive Medical Center in Glendive. Visitation was held on Monday, January 4, 2010 at the Silvernale-Silha Funeral Home in Glendive. Funeral services were held at on Monday, January 4, 2010 in the Chapel of the Silvernale-Silha Funeral Home in Glendive with Father Joseph Ponessa officiating. Interment with military honors were held at Dawson Memorial Cemetery. Silvernale-Silha Funeral Home of Glendive had been entrusted with the arrangements.
Kenneth Russell Bolin of Springfield, Ore. died Oct. 25, 2009 of complications stemming from an infection due to heart failure. He was 69. Private entombment was held at Springfield Memorial Gardens.
Mary Frances Denby devoted her life to her family. She was born to Ethel and Harry Blank in Lawrenceville, Illinois. Suffering from polio as a young child and living through the Depression, she was determined, practical and kind.